Unveiling of memorial to working class walkers

A MEMORIAL to the pioneers of the outdoor movement in Scotland is being unveiled this Saturday at 1pm near the West Highland Way between Milngavie and Strathblane.

The Friends of the Craigallian Fire group have built a permanent reminder on the spot where hundreds of young working class men and women stopped by an impromptu fire in the 1930s on their into the Campsies and beyond.

For more information on the history of the fire visit www.craigallianfire.org.uk